VideoCare

New technologies help seniors stay connected

New technologies help seniors stay connected

As more and more families seem to spread out geographically, what is the best possible solution to have a face-to-face visit with a loved one who is in an assisted living facility when a physical visit isn't possible?

Assisted Living Technologies showcases VideoCare

Assisted Living Technologies showcases VideoCare

Assisted Living Technologies, a subsidiary under Assisted Living Services, launched a product called VideoCare recently.

Videos can increase senior socialization

Videos can increase senior socialization

Many seniors are intimidated by technology, particularly those over age 75. An estimated 72% of adults in this age group do not use smartphones, laptops, tablets or similar devices. We may ask, 'How can this be when technology is all around us and so much a part of everyday life?' But for many 'non-using' seniors their reasoning tends to be that they can't learn technology, it won't benefit them, and it's too complicated to bother with.